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Old 12-28-2013, 12:56 PM   #1
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Can i get acropora?

I want some acropora to go in my 37g, mainly a purple or blue type. Im running 4 T5ho coralife lights. Will thisnbe enough to get acropora?

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They may live but will probably not keep color or grow. I think 6-8 bulbs would be required for acros depending on the species.
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What sps corals do you already have?
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What sps corals do you already have?
Some montipora, its getting taken over by ricordea mushrooms though.
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Maybe try some birdsnest or monti digitata before attempting acropora.
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They may live but will probably not keep color or grow. I think 6-8 bulbs would be required for acros depending on the species.
I agree. They will most likely turn brown.
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Alright, i will try birdnest then
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